Posted On: 02/23/21 2:34 PM

These district tourney games are for sure not disappointing with thrillers everywhere you look across the state. I can make the argument that the game we’re going to address first is the cream of the crop between two evenly matched squads where the game looms in the balance every time they have matched up. Let’s take a look at some of the matchups. 

Marsh Valley edges out Snake River for Winner-take-All Matchup

The Marsh Valley Eagles wrapped up a 46-43 overtime win over Snake River in the 3A District 5 tournament on Monday, stretching their lead in the season series to 3-1 over their rival. Those four games have been decided by a total of 10 points. It seems to be a lock for the game to be a thriller when these two teams matchup. 

Monday night’s affair was more defensive dominant which should be expected when they’ve played each other now four times going on for a fifth. 

The three-point margin represented the largest of the four games, tying Marsh’s 62-59 and 57-54 wins from the regular season. The other game, a 58-57 Snake River win last week in double overtime, was what put Marsh Valley in its predicament

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